Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Riverwood, Arlington, VA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Stephanie

I’m a nurse who loves dogs!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

About: I grew up with seven German Shepherds and a Yorkie, taking care of them from puppies to seniors. I also fostered Great Pyrenees dogs in college. I ... (more)

2. Heather

Experienced dog owner and sitter

Cherrydale, Arlington, VA, 22207

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Wonderful sitter and our dogs love her. She’s dependable and is very loving and caring toward them. (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
3. Eros

Lots of love to give, but no dog!

Cleveland Park, Washington DC, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi! I'm one of those kids that always wanted a dog, but never got one, and now that I'm all grown up my lifestyle just doesn't allow for it (lots o... (more)

4. Jillian

Fun? Exercise? Play? You got it!

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Jillian was fantastic. I felt really comfortable with her coming to take care of my dog. I will be using her again in the future! (more)"

5. Natalie

Active Sitter For Your Active Dog

Ballston-Virginia Square, ARLINGTON, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Natalie did a fabulous job with my two cats while I was away for just over a week. I came home to two relaxed furballs, and she even cleaned out the litter ... (more)"

6. Kate

RN and dog lover- wags guaranteed

Lyon Village, ARLINGTON, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Kate was able to help me with a last minute request. I really appreciated her being able to come over and meet Gus and I on the same day that I needed the dr... (more)"

7. Caitlyn

Life-long dog owner

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

19 repeat clients

"Caitlyn is highly responsive, reliable, communicates extraordinarily well, and was flexible with a last-minute request. I'd absolutely use her service again! (more)"

8. Mana

Puppies & kitties & pets, oh my!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"There is nothing better than being on vacation and knowing your cat is being taken care of at home. Mana gave me daily updates of my cat's status with pictur... (more)"

9. Rachel

Last Minute is OK,Cats Welcome Too!

Cleveland Park, Washington DC, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Rachel was amazing!! She came through for me and my boy Ammo at the last minute. She was easy, reliable and quick with communication. I will definitely reque... (more)"

10. Lexi

I'll run around and play constantly

Georgetown, Washington, DC, 20057

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lexi is an amazing care taker, extremely responsible and organized. She had a few puppies this weekend at age 10 weeks old and she has two current dogs, 7 ye... (more)"

11. Laura Mariko

Go for a Walk, Run or even a Hike

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Laura was absolutely amazing with our 3 months old corgi puppy! I felt that working together with her, Pippa not only got the proper care and excerise she ne... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
12. Carina

Equal opportunity dog lover

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carina watched my cat while I was out of town and was really great! This was the first time my cat was left alone for more than 24 hours so I was nervous but... (more)"

13. Tara

I love pups!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"Tara was super punctual, reliable, approachable, and responsible which made me feel so much better about being away from my pups for a few days. Would defini... (more)"

14. Amy

Happy pup, happy life :)

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"I can confidently say from experience that Amy goes above and beyond to show my dog love, attention, and care each and every time she watches him. She is ext... (more)"

15. Meredith

Animal lover home most weekdays

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Meredith was great! Easy to coordinate with, handled all my instructions like a pro, and provided great updates. Will be using her again in the future! (more)"

16. Rachel

Animal Loving Recent College Grad!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

27 repeat clients

"Rachel did a great job caring for my cats, even going so far as to look under the bed to make sure my scaredy-cat was doing okay while I was gone. Her visits... (more)"

17. Meghan

Love dogs more than people!

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Meghan was so great! I had a last minute work trip come up last week, and while I was panicking to find some help a friend recommended Rover. I was a little ... (more)"

18. Whitney

Home Full Time - Large Yard

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Whitney would bring responsibility, experience, and a love for animals to a dog sitting job with Rover. She's been commended regularly as a student and now ... (more)"

19. Debbie

Recently Retired and Love Animals

North Rosslyn, Arlington, VA, 22209

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I have known Debbie well for about eight years and can assure you that she Is a wonderful, dependable, and loving pet sitter. She has always adored animals ... (more)"

20. Yoorhee

A nurse, but full-time dog mom!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Yoorhee is an excellent dog caretaker! She took such great care of my Maltese puppy—he’s a handful. I feel she treated my dog as though he were her own. Yoor... (more)"

Pet parents in Riverwood, Arlington, VA love dog sitters on Rover.com. 2,037 owners have reviewed sitters in Arlington, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Riverwood pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Riverwood, Arlington, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Riverwood pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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